Dan Henderson Reportedly Already Has His Next Opponent…..

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As most of you know by now, Lyoto Machida is out of his scheduled UFC on FOX 19 bout with Dan Henderson after he tested positive for a banned substance.

Sherdog is reporting that Henderson will not fight at UFC on FOX 19 but rather he will competing against Hector Lombard at UFC 199. The UFC has yet to make the bout official.

Lombard has gone 3-2(1) in the Octagon after losing his last bout to Neil Magny at UFC Fight Night 85, his first-ever TKO loss.

Henderson is 2-3 in his last five bouts and is coming off a first round KO loss to Vitor Belfort at UFC Fight Night 77.

UFC 199 takes place on June 4th at The Forum in Inglewood, Cali.

Current UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz will be defending his title against former UFC bantamweight champ Urijah Faber in the co-main event while current UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold will be defending his title against former UFC middleweight champ Chris Weidman in the main event of UFC 199.